10 things I am grateful for & 9 things I learnt during #MyFriendAlexa

I am grateful To the Almighty To Blogchatter who organised #MyFriendAlexa. To Blogchatter team who sent me the mails with regular updates. To my fellow-bloggers who responded instantly to the messages. To Twitter for providing me a platform to connect with like-minded bloggers. To WordPress who gave me my first blog. To all the people … Continue reading 10 things I am grateful for & 9 things I learnt during #MyFriendAlexa


The Eighteen – year old

The bell rang and she entered, Mom... tomorrow I am going to be eighteen. Isn't it special? Yes... Yes... Tomorrow you are going to be a big girl. Little did the eighteen year old know that her Mom had been waiting for this day and dreading it as well. Aww... Mom, that's so sweet, but … Continue reading The Eighteen – year old

Nine (t)1(mes) nine is a (w)eighty one

Questy Musings

“Les Français font trois repas par jour. Les enfant prennent souvent un goûter après l’ecole.” This is what a french book says. The french take three meals a day. Children often take a snack after school

Here in my part of the universe we have 3 meals, 2 snacks/fruit/salad breaks, 3 tea/coffee breaks and 1 anytime snack.

This is us. And if I miss any of these at the end of the day… I feel incomplete. This is how we are. Food is an integral part of our life. I am saying this on behalf of all the people I know well. If anyone is offended, I switch to I henceforth. ( As If I care)

Food is comfort, food is energy, food is a means of continuing our journey on this planet. The diet-freaks, the sportziastics, the homme d’affaires, the mannequins of France, the Judges of reality shows, the…

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Hum Saath Saath hain

  Being together is a wonderful feeling if you are with the right person/people. Living with the right kind of people is extremely important. The routine, the grind gets much simpler and doesn't feel like a GRIND if you are with someone who understands you. Today's apprentisage (learning) from Questy Musings is how to make … Continue reading Hum Saath Saath hain


Today has just begun. I wrote my first #100 word story/poem. https://www.momspresso.com/parenting/questy-musings/story/the-heart-knows-it More thoughts on the same idea follow. The beginning is always difficult, once you catch steam there is nothing stopping you. Do what your heart tells you. Here are 16 tips to follow your heart. Spend more time with yourself. Once you are … Continue reading #16

Hi-Five Teens

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.comB: I remember it's you dad's birthday. C: Then why don't you give him some ideas. I am already tired after a long session of Math. D: Why not get tickets for his favourite movie? A: Yeah!  That sounds like a wonderful idea. My dad loves Bollywood movies and my mom, Hollywood. … Continue reading Hi-Five Teens

Four Teens

A: Hi Guys! what's new? B: Nothing... holidays are usually boring. C: Yes... Parents around. A: So what? D: Nice to have them at home. Or else they are usually all dressed and hurrying? B: It's better that way. At least they don't tell us what to do. A: Why does someone have to tell … Continue reading Four Teens